WestJet Expands Dreamliner Service With YVR-LGW In 2020
Anna Kroupina, Open Jaw
WestJet is adding daily, year-round service betweenVancouverandLondon,Gatwickaboard the 787 Dreamliner starting26APR, 2020.
"As we receive our next 787 Dreamliner deliveries, we're thrilled to offer our business and leisure travellers this same convenient daily flight but on our newest, state-of-the-art aircraft," saidArved vonzur Muehlen, WestJet Chief Commercial Officer. "By increasing capacity by over 40% betweenVancouverandLondon,Gatwickguests can enjoy a superior travel experience featuring our award-winning service on either side of the Atlantic."
WestJet is set to receive three additional Boeing Dreamliners in 2020, bringing the airline's total up to 20.
"Our Dreamliner service is unique to WestJet and through increased domestic and transatlantic connections we're able to offer Canadians and visitors a superior experience whether travelling for business or leisure," said von zur Muehlen.
Dreamliner schedule highlights:
Earlier Dreamliner service betweenLGW-YYCoperating daily as of14APR, 2020.
Transatlantic Dreamliner service betweenPAR-YYC resumes12MAR, 2020.
Year-round daily service betweenYYZ-LGW on the Dreamliner.
Domestic year-round 787 service betweenYYCandYYZbeginning in JUN.
Service betweenYYCandDUBon the Dreamliner will remain three-times weekly in peak season.
This summer WestJet will operate 28 weekly flights to LGW from YYC, YVR, YYZ YHZ.
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Anna is OJ's newest member and she joins the team as a writer/reporter. She co-writes the daily news and covers events. Although she's new to the industry, pursuing a career path in travel/tourism has been a goal since her first family road trip to the Florida Keys sparked a desire to discover the world and this exhilarating, fast-paced industry.